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Investigation of Surface Electromagnetic Waves with Multi-Heterodyne Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy

@inproceedings{Microtechnique2010InvestigationOS,
  title={Investigation of Surface Electromagnetic Waves with Multi-Heterodyne Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy},
  author={S. Microtechnique},
  year={2010}
}
Abstract In this thesis, we present the development of a tunable Multi-HeterodyneScanning Near-Field Optical Microscope (MH-SNOM). This instrument has beenbuilt and evaluated for the investigation of optical near fields in amplitude, phaseand polarization. With this microscope, the response of a structure illuminatedwith two orthogonally polarized beams can be simultaneously measured both inamplitude and phase. Moreover, the integral state of polarization at the surfaceof a specimen can be… Expand
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